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Welcome to the Bols Experience. The Home Of Cocktails.

The Bols Cocktail Workshop

Our cocktail workshop is the perfect way to learn how to get started with cocktails yourself. Besides exploring Amsterdam’s award-winning House of Bols Cocktail Experience you will be assigned a cocktail station. Here, you will be guided by our cocktail masters who will show you the ropes to make three signature cocktails.

Mixing, blending, muddling, stirring and shaking, at the end of the workshop you can do it all. 

743,205 cocktails were made in 2023

4.5* from 2371+ cocktail enthusiasts on TripAdvisor

Easily accessible and in the heart of Amsterdam

60 minute cocktail experience included

Bring your friends to an unforgettable cocktail workshop

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Bols Experience Cocktail Workshops (30 or 60 minutes)

*Learn the basics of the cocktail craftsmanship

* Create 2 or 3 cocktails based on your ticket.

*The experience tour and a perfect-serve cocktail is included in your ticket

* The 60 min. the workshop is in the bartending academy, the 30 min. workshop is at the workshop station.

* For groups (8 or more) please send us an email

* of course we have Alcohol-free cocktail menu's available.

* Group tickets available

€ 34.50 p.p. (30 min. workshop)

€ 46.50 p.p. (60 min. workshop)

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Dive into the world of Cocktails


5 Reviews

Brad T.

Verified buyer

Beril our workshop mixology master, was awesome!!! But most importantly, it was so engaging and fun!

Larissa Heart

Verified buyer

Fun experience and had the best Pornstar Martini of Amsterdam

Amy Lake

Verified buyer

One of the best things we did in Amsterdam. Interesting tour and amazing cocktail workshop


Verified buyer

Tasty cocktails and fun bartender


Verified buyer

Visited House of Bols in Amsterdam with my friends. We loved the cocktail workshop and made the best Pornstar Martini ever!

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the minimum age to join the Bols Cocktail Workshop?

You need to be at least 18 years old.

What Can I Expect from the Bols Experience Cocktail Workshop?

Dive into the art of cocktail creation with our interactive workshop! Expect a hands-on experience where you'll learn to mix, shake, and stir like a pro. From the history behind Bols liqueurs to mastering your signature cocktail, it’s an unforgettable journey into the world of mixology.

Do I Need Any Prior Experience in Cocktail Making?

Not at all! Whether you're a cocktail connoisseur or a complete newbie, our expert mixologists will guide you through each step, ensuring you have a fantastic time creating and tasting your masterpieces.

Where Is the Bols Experience Located?

On Museumplein in the heart of Amsterdam, we're easily accessible and surrounded by the city's vibrant energy.

Paulus Potterstraat 12 14 16, 1071 CZ Amsterdam

Why should I come to the Bols Experience?

  • Central Location: Explore Amsterdam and step into the world of cocktails, all in one go.

  • Award-Winning Experience: Voted best in class for our unique and engaging approach.

  • Expert Mixologists: Learn from the best and bring home skills that'll impress.

  • Tailored Experiences: From non-alcoholic delights to group bookings, we cater to all.

How Long Is the Workshop, and What’s Included?

Choose between a 60-minute deep dive or a quick 30-minute mix, depending on your schedule and curiosity. Each ticket includes a guided tour of the House of Bols, the creation of 2 or 3 cocktails (ticket dependent), and a perfect-serve cocktail to enjoy.

Is the Bols Cocktail Experience included?

Yes, the Bols cocktail Experience is included in your workshop ticket.

How long does the tour + workshop take?

The Bols Cocktail Experience takes 1 hour, the workshop takes 30 or 60 minutes. So 1,5 or 2 hours in total. (depending on what ticket you book)

Is the tour before or after the workshop?

You will start with the tour in the Bols Cocktail Experience. The time on your ticket is the start time of the Bols Cocktail experience, followed by the workshop. (timeslots are also on the tickets)

How many cocktails do you make during the workshop?

During the 30 minute workshop you will make 2 different cocktails, during the 60 minute workshop you will make 3 different cocktails.

Which cocktails do you make during the workshop?

This depends on the season

Is the workshop in English?

All workshop are in English.

In what language is the tour available?
  • The tour is selfguided, you will receive an audioguide available in one of the languages: Dutch, English, German, French, Spanish, Chinese

What if you have allergies?

You need to mention on the booking or email so we can prepare other ingredients for you

Is it possible to make alcohol free cocktails?

Yes, it is possible to make Mocktails, but only on request (

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